Waste Connections Overview

  • Founded
  • 1997

Founded
  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 19,998

Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • WCN

Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 48

  • Share Price
  • $140.36

  • (As of Wednesday Closing)

Waste Connections General Information

Description

Waste Connections is the third-largest integrated provider of traditional solid waste and recycling services in the North America, operating 97 active landfills (12 are exploration and production waste landfills and 14 are nonmunicipal waste landfills), 142 transfer stations, and 71 recycling operations. The firm serves residential, commercial, industrial, and energy end markets. Waste Connections entered the Canadian market with its 2016 merger with Progressive Waste. In 2021, 14% of consolidated revenue was generated from the firm's Canadian segment.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Environmental Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
NYS
Primary Office
  • 3 Waterway Square Place
  • Suite 110
  • The Woodlands, TX 77380
  • United States
+1 (832) 000-0000

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Waste Connections Stock Performance

(As of Wednesday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$140.36 $140.92 $113.50 - $148.20 $36.1B 257M 1.17M $3.13

Waste Connections Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Sep-2022 FY 2021 31-Dec-2021 FY 2020 31-Dec-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019
EV 40,354,047 40,211,338 30,973,410 27,877,232
Revenue 6,966,877 6,151,361 5,445,990 5,388,679
EBITDA 2,073,058 1,743,631 1,163,440 1,587,400
Net Income 807,621 618,047 204,677 566,841
Total Assets 16,130,668 14,699,924 13,992,364 13,737,695
Total Debt 6,417,063 5,214,165 4,894,840 4,544,209
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

Waste Connections Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Waste Connections Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Waste Connections Competitors (16)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Waste Management Formerly VC-backed Houston, TX 00000 00000 00000000 00000
0000000 Formerly PE-Backed Calgary, Canada 0000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
00000000-0000000 0 Formerly PE-Backed Elgin, IL 0000 0000 00000000 0000
0000000000 Formerly VC-backed Bannockburn, IL 0000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
000 00000000 00000 Formerly PE-Backed Chadds Ford, PA 00 000000&0
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Waste Connections Patents

Waste Connections Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20170190596-A1 Leachate treatment and reduction systems and methods Active 11-Sep-2015 00000000 0
US-10570026-B2 Leachate treatment and reduction systems and methods Active 11-Sep-2015 00000000 00
GB-0422113-D0 Lifter carriage Inactive 06-Oct-2004 00000000
GB-2418901-A Bin emptying carriage Inactive 06-Oct-2004 B65F3/08 0

Waste Connections Executive Team (27)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Worthing Jackman Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Mary Whitney Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Executive Vice President
Darrell Chambliss Chief Operating Officer, Operations & Executive Vice President
David Eddie Chief Accounting Officer, Accounting & Senior Vice President
Eric Hansen Chief Information Officer & Senior Vice President
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Waste Connections Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
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000000 0000000 Self Board Member, Chairman of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee & Member of the Compensation Committee 000 0000
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Waste Connections Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Waste Connections Investments & Acquisitions (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000000 00 04-Nov-2022 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B)
00000 00000 12-Oct-2022 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) 00000000
00000 000000 06-Oct-2022 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) 000000 00
0 0 000000000 07-Sep-2022 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B)
Lone Star Disposal 15-Aug-2022 Merger/Acquisition Environmental Services (B2B)
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Waste Connections Subsidiaries (26)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Lewis Clark Recycling and Disposal Private Equity Harrisburg, IL 2016
00000000 00000 & 0 Environmental Services (B2B) Carbondale, CO 0000
0000 0000000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) The Woodlands, TX 0000
000 00000000 Other Commercial Services New Braunfels, TX 0000
0000 0000 00000000 Environmental Services (B2B) Houston, TX 0000
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Waste Connections Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 00000 000000 07-Mar-2012 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000 00000000000
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